Tag: kate lydon

Exciting News from ABT—and Our Former EIC

Attention aspiring ballerinas! American Ballet Theatre announced yesterday that it’s launching a new apprentice program. Six young dancers will train for 10 weeks this fall before performing with the company in its Nutcracker. They’ll also attend seminars in subjects like performance makeup and ballet company etiquette. You can find out more about the program here. […]

Inside an ABT Studio Company Rehearsal

Teen Vogue has a big ol’ crush on ballet, and we couldn’t be happier about it. The magazine regularly profiles gorgeous up-and-coming ballet dancers, and its “Strictly Ballet” web series—a behind-the-scenes look at life at the world’s top ballet schools—gives us LIFE (can we get a Season 3, please?). Most recently, the mag went inside […]